Tombstone Designs and Death and Funeral Beliefs, 1971  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Title
Tombstone Designs and Death and Funeral Beliefs
Dates
1971 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.03 linear feet
Collection Number
1971_331
Summary
Bruce J. Fisher was a student of folklore at the University of Oregon. This collection includes an essay and fieldwork documentation relating to this student's folklore fieldwork project.
Repository
University of Oregon, Archives of Northwest Folklore
1287 University of Oregon
Eugene, Oregon
97403
Telephone: 541-346-3925
flr@uoregon.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open for access in accordance with Archives of Northwest Folklore policy.

Languages
English
Sponsor
Publication of this finding aid was supported in whole or part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by Oregon State Library.


Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Collection includes project release form signed by the collector.

Restrictions on Use

Collection is open for use in accordance with Archives of Northwest Folklore policy.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Master sheetReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Folklore textsReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Container(s) Description
Material Culture
Unique or unusual tombstone designs with photographs
Contact sheet diagram

PhotographsReturn to Top

Description Dates
P01_1971_331_01: Photo sheet, grave markers
1.0 photographic print(s)
undated
P01_1971_331_02: Photo sheet, grave markers
1.0 photographic print(s)
undated

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Cemeteries
  • epitaphs
  • material culture
  • Photographs
  • Pioneers
  • superstitions
  • Geographical Names :
  • Eugene (Or.)
  • Pioneer Cemetery (Eugene, Or.)
  • Westlawn Memorial Park (Eugene, Or.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project